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Content tagged with Big Data Analytics posted in September 2008
PG&E Finds Middle Path Between Oracle, SAP Products
News  |  9/26/2008  | 
When it came to business process management, the power company needed a bridge between its reliance on Oracle databases and SAP applications.
Dell, EMC Offer Pre-Configured Oracle Data Warehouse
News  |  9/24/2008  | 
The initiative reflects the emerging interest among BI customers in data warehouse appliances that deliver high-speed data mining.
Google-Yahoo Ad Deal Favored By Antitrust Group
News  |  9/23/2008  | 
Members of AAI suggest regulators reshape the alliance between the two Internet companies to foster its benefits to consumers, while also avoiding its anticompetitive risks.
IBM's Venerable IMS Database Gets Networking Upgrade
News  |  9/19/2008  | 
Information buried in it may now be accessed from any network, including the Internet's TCP/IP, without building network interfaces.
Data Warehouse Market Heats Up
News  |  9/18/2008  | 
Teradata, Netezza, and Infobright tried to differentiate their offerings this week with new price points, specialized appliances, and open-source software.
Kraft Looks To SAP For Help With Data Management
News  |  9/9/2008  | 
SAP also announced an upgrade to Business Objects' data management software at its TechEd conference on Tuesday.
Insurer Says Technology Acquisition To Transform Patient Care
News  |  9/3/2008  | 
Health Care Service hopes patients will have better outcomes and its costs will be reduced with its purchase of disease management software maker MEDecision.
MIT Whiz's Computer Model Could Improve Hurricane Evacuations
News  |  9/3/2008  | 
Michael Metzger developed the system as part of his doctoral research at the famed engineering school.

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